Category: Random Thoughts

What’s on my bookshelf – Agatha Christie

  Recently I’ve had an idea for a new series of blog posts and today is the first one. Welcome to “What’s on my bookshelf?” I’m going to photograph and talk about individual bookshelves around my home. I’m already stretching that plan with this…

Hedgehog Hill garden 2018 April 1st

Recently I’ve been watching “The Good Life” not the recent American series, rather the BBC sitcom from the mid 70’s. It was based on a husband and wife  who decide to try for a life of self sufficiency in suburban Britain. Of course they…

Word of the year – enough

So I missed posting last week. Migraine ugh. One of this things I am learning as I get older is that you have to let shit go when you have a chronic condition like migraines. I have also learned to use the time wisely….

Hello again

Well it has been much longer than I had anticipated to get back to the keyboard and write a blog. Winter around here does tend to get a bit dismal. After all of the colour and excitement of Christmas and blogmas I went into…

Blogmas day 22 the solstice

  Hello my little pine trees Now if I had been thinking ahead about this I would have posted this topic yesterday. But it really didn’t occur to me until I saw a bunch of posts on Facebook that it would make a good…

Blogmas Day 21 Christmas Stockings

Hello my little cranberries It is only 4 more sleeps until Christmas! Who is getting excited? One of the things I still have to do is wrap the stocking presents. Over the years I have been surprised at how different families do the stocking…

Blogmas day 19 – Christmas TV

Hello my little Gingerbread. Do you have specific Christmas TV memories from when you were young? Of course that is going to differ depending on your age, though most people would mention watching A Charlie Brown Christmas or The Grinch. But since I am…